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Fun Kids Online Math Games "Sheppard offers everything from early math to pre-algebra. The lessons include interactive activities to practice concepts. Students can shoot fruit, pop balloons, and even play math man (the math version of pac man!). The Game of SKUNK Write the following questions on the chalkboard or overhead: I might make more money if I was in business for myself; should I quit my job? An earthquake might destroy my house; should I buy insurance? My mathematics teacher might collect homework today; should I do it? iPad Maths Lemon LawChange the numbers on the apples so that the number on the lemon is the given total.NumskullInteractive, randomly-generated, number-based logic puzzle designed to develop numeracy skills.AddleArrange the numbers from 1 to 14 in the spaces to make the sums correct.Pairs Twenty OneFind the pairs of numbers that add up to 21.Suko SujikoInteractive number-based logic puzzles similar to those featuring in daily newspapers.ExpediteDrag the numbered cards to produce a multiplication fact. Complete twenty mixed times tables questions to earn a trophy.MathopolyA game of buying and selling property with maths questions thrown in for good measure.Connect 4 FactorsThis a game for one or two players. The winner is the first to line up four numbers with a common factor.

AIMS Puzzle Corner: Free Math Puzzles This week’s Puzzle Corner activity is a magic trick with a mathematical, as well as a slight-of-hand, component. I first came across this trick in one of Martin Gardner’s many books on recreational mathematics. I liked it so much that I have been stumping students, friends, and family members with it ever since. In order to make this trick work, you will need to practice it by yourself until the moves (illustrated at bottom) become automatic, before trying it out on someone else. Maths Games - from Mangahigh.com 1. Maths Coverage Mangahigh is a comprehensive and powerful maths teaching resource offering full coverage of the UK National Curriculum with more than 400 different challenges ranging from addition to quadratic factorisation 2. Adaptivity

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Free stuff from Yenka You'll find a range of free products and resources on Yenka. There's no catch: they're intended to let you try our software. We hope that, if you like it, you'll consider buying a licence for your school, but there's no obligation to do so. Use Yenka free at home Mathematics Skoool.co.uk A fantastic free resource to support maths and science at Key Stages 3 and 4. There are wonderful interactive activities and study notes. Pupils can download the resources for offline use.

Teachers Love SMART Boards: SMART Board: Games Do I have a new favorite website? I think that maybe I do! The website is called PEEP and the Big Wide World and it contains an amazing collection of educational games for the Primary grades. The graphics, audio, and characters are spectacular and all the games I've played with work great on a Smart Board Interactive Whiteboard. Factors and Multiples Jeopardy Game Factors and Multiples Jeopardy is a free online game for middle school students and teachers. The questions in this game focus on important concepts such as factors, multiples, prime factorization, GCF, and LCM. Important facts you should know that will help with this game. A number is divisible by its factors A number is divisible by 2 if the last digit is even. A number is divisible by 5 if its last digit is 0 or 5. A number is divisible by 3 if the sum of all of its digits is divisible by 3.